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What kind of plug adapter do I need for Portugal?

What kind of plug adapter do I need for Portugal?

You need to pack a Type F plug adapter for Portugal if your plug won’t fit into a Portuguese power outlet.

Do I need an outlet adapter for Portugal?

In Portugal the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You cannot use your electric appliances in Portugal without a voltage converter, because the standard voltage in Portugal (230 V) is higher than in the United States of America (120 V).

What kind of adapter do I need for Spain and Portugal?

Portugal also uses Socket Type C, which is used in Spain. If using an appliance that has a Type C Plug in the Type C Sockets of Portugal, you will not need an adaptor.

What does a Portuguese plug look like?

For Portugal there are two associated plug types, C and F. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and type F has two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Portugal operates on 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.

What countries use a Type C adapter?

Countries Using Type C Electric Plug Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Austria, Azores, Balearic Islands, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Channel Islands, Chile, Comoros, Congo, Croatia, Dem.

What does a European electric plug look like?

The Type C plug (also called the Europlug) has two round pins. The pins are 4 to 4.8 mm wide with centers that are spaced 19 mm apart; the plug fits any socket that conforms to these dimensions. It also fits into Type E, F, J, K or N sockets that often replace the Type C socket.

Are plugs in Portugal the same as Spain?

Same connectors Ideal situation, all the connectors used in Spain are also used in Portugal. You will not need any adapter (but please check voltages and the other sections of this report).

Do Spain and Portugal have the same plug?

Can I use UK electrical appliances in Portugal?

You can use your electric appliances in Portugal, because the standard voltage (230 V) is the same as in the United Kingdom. So you don’t need a voltage converter in Portugal, when living in the United Kingdom.

How do I charge my iPhone in Portugal?

If you want to supply power to your iPhone from a Portuguese power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter and a USB to Apple 30 pin cable, the cable is normally supplied with your device by Apple. Begin the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it into the Portuguese power outlet.